User:Jolomo

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I'm an intown Atlanta resident and love the city

Things I can never remember[edit]

  • {{listdev}} {{subst:Welcome}}

Wikipedia:Welcome

  • Complex tables
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To Do[edit]

Mostly Done[edit]

projects that used to be on the To Do list

Articles started[edit]

Maurice Barrymore, Duke Pearson, Lemuel P. Grant, Richard Peters (Atlanta), Battle of Kettle Creek, Brewer & Shipley, Wine tasting, Alex St. Clair Abrams, James Vann, Great Atlanta fire of 1917, Puritan (yacht), Breeze Card, Augusta Canal

Neat Stuff[edit]

Book Sources[edit]

Most of my Atlanta articles rely on the following books

  • Atlanta 1847-1890 (1988) James Michael Russell
  • Atlanta and Environs (1954) Franklin Garrett
  • Atlanta and Its Builders (1902) Thomas Martin
  • Mule to MARTA (1976) Jean Martin
  • The Trolley Titans (1981) O.E. Carson

Atlanta music[edit]

  • Pickin' on Peachtree: A History of Country Music in Atlanta, Georgia (2002), Wayne Daniel, UofI Press, ISBN 0-252-06968-4
  • Music and the Making of a New South (2004), Gavin James Campbell, UNC Press (funny William Lawson Peel stories)

Primary Sources[edit]

These online sources are interesting as well

Awesome Tools[edit]

Articles to ReRead[edit]

Perhaps Noteworthy[edit]

  • from first air mail from Atlanta. Contained in the first mail sent to New York by air from Atlanta is a $9,000 check from the Atlanta federal reserve bank to the New York federal reserve; letters from Mayor Walter A. Sims to Mayor Walker of New York, and to mayor Cook, letters from Postmaster Large to Postmaster Downing, of Fayetteville, Postmaster General New in Washington, D.C., and to Postmaster Kiely, of New York. Also a letter from the president of the Altanta Junior Chamber to the president of the New York Junior Board of Trade.

Sortable MARTA boardings table 2011 data[edit]

† denotes terminal station

Station Code Lines WKDay Sat Sun Opened Reference
Airport S7           9603 7583 8255 June 18, 1988 [1]
Arts Center N5           6830 4198 2423 December 18, 1982 [2]
Ashby W3           1840 1329 934 December 22, 1979 [3]
Avondale E7      4668 2372 1468 June 30, 1979 [4]
Bankhead P4      2270 1247 821 December 12, 1992 [5]
Brookhaven/Oglethorpe NE8      2494 1434 950 December 15, 1984 [6]
Buckhead N7      2360 1620 1109 June 8, 1996 [7]
Chamblee NE9      3925 2120 1563 December 19, 1987 [8]
Civic Center N2           2627 978 739 December 4, 1981 [2]
College Park S6           9271 5856 4398 June 18, 1988 [1]
Decatur E6      4358 2348 1541 June 30, 1979 [4]
Dome/GWCC/Philips Arena/CNN Center W1           2481 4613 2937 December 22, 1979 [3]
Doraville NE10      5331 3049 2099 December 12, 1992 [5]
Dunwoody N9      3727 2410 1557 June 8, 1996 [7]
East Lake E5      1348 729 540 June 30, 1979 [4]
East Point S5           4754 2812 1973 August 16, 1986 [9]
Edgewood/Candler Park E4           1300 718 484 June 30, 1979 [4]
Five Points*                     22248 12952 7622 December 22, 1979 (East–West)
December 4, 1981 (North–South)
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Garnett S1           1684 1073 852 December 4, 1981 [2]
Georgia State E1           4590 1351 959 June 30, 1979 [4]
H. E. Holmes W5      6823 4579 3055 December 22, 1979 [3]
Indian Creek E9      5781 3612 2581 June 26, 1993 [10]
Inman Park/Reynoldstown E3           2963 2256 1538 June 30, 1979 [4]
Kensington E8      7016 4366 3204 June 26, 1993 [10]
King Memorial E2           1497 1017 686 June 30, 1979 [4]
Lakewood/Fort McPherson S4           2146 1256 885 December 15, 1984 [6]
Lenox NE7      3466 3356 1978 December 15, 1984 [6]
Lindbergh Center N6           9294 6146 4544 December 15, 1984 [6]
Medical Center N8      1561 484 363 June 8, 1996 [7]
Midtown N4           5664 3509 2774 December 18, 1982 [2]
North Avenue N3           5378 3099 1947 December 4, 1981 [2]
North Springs N11      6199 2937 2298 December 16, 2000 [11]
Oakland City S3           4718 3219 2268 December 15, 1984 [6]
Peachtree Center N1           7421 4377 3111 September 11, 1982 [2]
Sandy Springs N10      2356 1008 664 December 16, 2000 [11]
Vine City W2           1081 1228 1039 December 22, 1979 [3]
West End S2           7275 4832 3013 September 11, 1982 [2]
West Lake W4      1848 1235 921 December 22, 1979 [3]


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